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Attic Rewind || Anderson East

Athens, Alabama, church, and the first song he wrote in 7th grade called “Brains” is what makes up R&B musician Anderson East. He first moved to […]

Thank you Deb and Howard for 30 wonderful years!

Deb and Howard Thompson gave their final bow at Waitress earlier this June after thirty years of volunteering at TPAC. Deb and Howard started volunteering in 1988 when the […]

The smash hit ‘School of Rock – The Musical’ makes Music City debut Sept. 11-16

Class is now in session! Broadway legend Andrew Lloyd Webber’s high-octane Broadway and West End hit School of Rock – The Musical comes to Nashville for a […]

TPAC President and CEO Kathleen O’Brien announces retirement

Kathleen O’Brien, Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s President and Chief Executive Officer since 2005, will retire from her leadership post in July 2019, at the end of the nonprofit’s next fiscal year. O’Brien, the first and only woman to lead TPAC in its almost 38-year history, started as Public Affairs Director in 1988 and has led the organization through several, often historic, transitions during her tenure.

Dynamic Aussie artist Tash Sultana brings tour to WMA

Australian Indie/Alternative singer-songwriter Tash Sultana is bringing her Flow State World Tour to War Memorial Auditorium on November 23! Tash is a dynamic young artist who […]

The Attic Sessions || Drew Holcomb

Drew Holcomb joined us in the Attic Lounge at the historic War Memorial Auditorium to play us a few songs off his album, “Souvenir,” and discuss his writing process.

Attic Rewind || Judah & The Lion

It’s the fairytale story of three boys all studying at Belmont University together, two into music and one the star baseball player. Judah & the Lion […]

4th Annual Empanada Tasting Event set for Sept. 5

Get ready for TPAC’s most delicious event of the year…we’re thrilled to partner with the Tennessee Latin American Chamber of Commerce (TLACC) to present TLACC’s 4th […]